Making A Difference
Charitable giving is one of life’s most rewarding endeavors. The BallenIsles Charities Foundation will leverage your personal giving by offering a simple, powerful and flexible way to make donations in our local community. And because we are a 501c3 charity, your contributions may qualify for the tax deductions permitted by law.
This website and its contents are for informational purposes only and are not intended to solicit donations or contributions except within the State of Florida. BallenIsles Charities Foundation does not solicit and will not accept donations or contributions from any jurisdiction in which such solicitation or receipt of contributions would be unlawful or require registration under the laws of such jurisdiction.
WAYS TO DONATE
Participation in our events provides a great combination of activities with your neighbors and a meaningful contribution to local organizations Making a Difference in our community.
GIFTS BY CHECK
Gifts may be made in the form of a check to BallenIsles Charities Foundation and mailed to 100 BallenIsles Circle or left at the Clubhouse Reception Desk addressed to the BallenIsles Charities Foundation.
Gifts of cash are fully deductible for federal and state income tax purposes. Check with your tax advisor to discuss your personal tax situation.
Many companies and employers have established matching gift programs that allow a match of employee and retiree charitable gifts to be matched in greater, lesser or equal amounts by the employer based on their criteria. In addition, some companies will contribute to organizations based on volunteer service hours of the employee or retiree. Matching gift policies vary from company to company. The BallenIsles Charities Foundation can assist you with determining if your employer has a matching gift program. Contact us at [email protected] if you need our help.
Matching gift programs provide an easy way to leverage your contribution and will increase the value of your support to the BallenIsles Charities Foundation.
Appreciated securities, including mutual funds, can be contributed directly to the BallenIsles Charities Foundation or transferred with the assistance of your broker or financial advisor.
Gifts of appreciated securities offer several advantages for tax and estate planning purposes and may significantly increase the value of your gift. Check with your tax advisor or financial planner to discuss your personal situation.
Request or “Design Your Own” Tribute Card in any financial increment to recognize any special person or life event. A charitable donation in the name of your designee is often a most thoughtful and appreciated recognition when a monetary gift is not desired for the occasion. Orders can be placed online through our website. Click here to learn more and place your order.